Adventurous things to do in Cairns

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  1. Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

    #1 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

    Tags: Forest, Adventure, Cable Car

    Address: Cnr Cairns Western Aerial Rd & Captain Cook Hwy, Smithfield, Queensland 4878, Australia

    Timings: 09:55 am - 03:30 pm Details

    It is world’s first cable car in environmental tourism. A trip in the glass floor Diamond View Gondolas of Skyrail gives you a remarkable experience over Australia’s top attractions like t...Read more

  2. Muddy's Playground

    #2 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Muddy's Playground

    Tags: Play Ground, Games

    Address: Esplanade, Cairns Region QLD 4870, Australia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    It is a famous meeting spot and a fun and safe playground for both families and kids. The water features available within the park are wonderful; offering entertainment to both adults and kids. Other ...Read more

  3. Cairns Hot Air Ballooning

    #3 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Cairns Hot Air Ballooning

    Tags: Tour, Adventure

    Address: Cairns, Australia

    A must-do activity if you wish to enjoy the scenic beauty of tropics from thousands feet above the land! In early morning, the balloon will take you high above the sky, letting you fly with the first ...Read more

  4. Fitzroy Island National Park

    #4 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Fitzroy Island National Park

    Tags: National Park, Water Body, Wildlife Park, Walking Area

    Address: Fitzroy Island, Queensland 4871, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A large island with bumpy terrain and dense vegetation describes Fitzroy Island National Park. The island is still considered as a virgin island as many of its corners are still unexplored. The island...Read more

  5. Great Barrier Reef

    #5 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Great Barrier Reef

    Tags: Outdoors, Geological Formation, Water Body, Water Sport

    Address: Queensland, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the most picturesque wonders of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Great Barrier Reef is definitely on everyone’s bucket list. There’s no better place you’d want ...Read more

  6. Sugar World Water Park

    #6 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Sugar World Water Park

    Tags: Water Park

    Address: Hambledon Drive, Edmonton (10km south of Cairns) QLD 4869, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    It is much loved water park for the locals of Cairns and tourists who come to visit the city. Different types of water rides and slides are there where you can enjoy at least an hour or two with your ...Read more

  7. Barron Gorge National Park

    #7 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Barron Gorge National Park

    Tags: Hiking Trail, Walking Area, Boating, Picnic Spot

    Address: Lamb Range QLD 4870, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It is a national park of Queensland, just an hour driving distance away from Cairns. It is part of the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.  The famous Kuranda Scenic railway line passes through this...Read more

  8. Lake Tinaroo

    #8 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Lake Tinaroo

    Tags: Water Body, Water Sport, Boating

    Address: Lake Tinaroo Queensland, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    No trip to Cairns is complete unless you spend at least a day in Lake Tinaroo. Just one and half hour driving distance away from Cairns, the lake looks heaven with the fast flowing river playing as a ...Read more

  9. Davies Creek National Park

    #9 of 9 Adventure Activities in Cairns
    Davies Creek National Park

    Tags: National Park, Hiking Trail, Walking Area, Nature

    Address: Davies Creek Mareeba QLD, Australia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    About 20km southwest of Cairns, this beautiful national park is located. The granite boulders, open eucalypt woodland with the beautiful Davis Creek Falls work as a perfect backdrop for the park. You ...Read more

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